Volunteer Engagement Representative II (Myrtle Beach)

  • American Red Cross
  • Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
  • Jul 18, 2022

Job Description

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Job Description:

The American Red Cross requires all new hires be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. This means that all individuals working for the organization must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the start of their employment OR have begun the vaccination process prior to their start date. Upon being offered a position, individuals will be required to submit proof of vaccination. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons, you may qualify for an exemption. If seeking an exemption, you will be required to submit documentation and your request must be approved prior to hire.

We are looking for a Volunteer Engagement Representative to support our South Carolina Region to be located in Myrtle Beach.

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1: Contribute input and serve as a resource for volunteer engagement best practices. Review volunteer satisfaction data and work with operational teams to develop engagement and retention strategies to improve volunteer satisfaction. Participate in the implementation, execution and monitoring of the volunteer engagement and retention strategy to include interaction with the volunteer community both personally and through the volunteer infrastructure.

2: Participate in the development of a thorough volunteer needs assessment for assigned area. Meet with stakeholders and ensure alignment of established goals to volunteer needs.

3: Participate in the development and implementation of a comprehensive onboarding program for each volunteer position.

4: Support the volunteer training plan. May serve as a Facilitator for all volunteer training coursework. Provide guidance on volunteer programs, tools and resources. Provide support and direction to volunteer trainers and ensures training is thorough and documented.

5: Facilitate formal and informal recognition efforts and events to promote community and honor the volunteer experience and contributions.

6: Assist in identifying partnerships and screening and referring prospective volunteers.

7: Schedule volunteers and assist with efforts to ensure a strong fill rate. Serve as a liaison to internal and external partners to ensure all volunteer requests are timely and complete.



* Bachelor's degree required.

* Experience: Minimum of 3 years of related experience.

Skills & Abilities:

* Ability to work on a team.

* Excellent oral and written communication skills.

* Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.

* Good organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple and continuously evolving priorities effectively.

* Intermediate proficiency with MS Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

* Knowledge of group dynamics, customer maintenance techniques, negotiation skills, and the ability to effectively implement programs is preferred.

* Knowledge of volunteer programs and policies preferred.

Travel: Ability to travel to field offices and events.

* Combination of candidate’s education and general experience satisfies requirements so long as the total years equate to description’s minimum education and general experience years combined (Management experience cannot be substituted).

Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Interested in Volunteering?

Life’s emergencies don’t stop, and neither do American Red Cross volunteers, who represent more than 90 percent of our workforce to help prevent and alleviate human suffering. You can make a difference by volunteering in a position that appeals to you and allows you to use your unique skills and talents. The Red Cross relies on generous volunteers who give their time and talent to help fulfill our lifesaving mission.

Visit redcross.org/volunteertoday to learn more, including our most-needed volunteer positions.

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